Sunday, May 23, 2021

Thought for the Day

In the short-term, distractions can keep us from doing
the things we want to do. In the longer term, however,
they can accumulate and keep us from living the lives
we want to live, or, even worse, undermine our
capacities for reflection and self-regulation.
~James Williams
Quoted from James Williams, Philosophers Take on the World, in Hala Alyan, "Turn Towards the Dark: Fear, Courage, and Surrender", Emergence, April 29, 2021
Hala Alyan, Novelist (Salt Houses, The Arsonists' City), Poet, Essayist; Clinical Psychologist

James Williams, Technology Ethicist

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